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Trump holes up in tower as transition takes shape

With the reshuffle, Pence will take over the urgent task of selecting more than a dozen cabinet officials and hundreds of appointments of key government officials by January 20th, when Trump is inaugurated. He said previously he may also keep the prohibition against insurers denying coverage because of patients' existing conditions. "Either Obamacare will be amended, or repealed and replaced", Trump told the newspaper.

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Mayfield Leads No. 9 Oklahoma Past No

A year ago, the Sooners concluded the regular season with impressive wins over Baylor (44-34), TCU (30-29) and Oklahoma State (58-23) to garner a CFP semifinal berth where they lost to Clemson, 37-17. Russell was fitted with an air cast and held his right arm in the air and clapped as he was given an ovation by the crowd as he was driven to the locker room.

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Bernie Sanders says he's prepared to work with Donald Trump

On civil rights and civil liberties, where progressives have achieved the most in the past decade, she has been squarely on the wrong side, either flipping her position or awkwardly attempting to "wallpaper over" past indiscretions. "Elections were the culmination of what parties did, not the starting point". It was really about values: inclusiveness, respect, diversity and tolerance.

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Trump meets with Obama then heads to Capitol

At least 26 people were arrested. On Friday morning, Trump also said he would have a "busy day" in NY appointing people who will be involved in his cabinet. The sentiment echoed the expressed wishes of both President Obama and Hillary Clinton in recent days. "I very much look forward to dealing with the president in the future, including counsel".

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Mistrial for Former University of Cincinnati Officer Accused of Killing Black Man

Mathews reminded jurors of body camera video they watched during the trial, footage showing three traffic stops Tensing made before he pulled DuBose over. Tensing raised the legal defense of self-defense, claiming that he shot DuBose because DuBose was dragging him with his vehicle, and as a result threatening Tensing with death or grave bodily harm.

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Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Maryland Terrapins

They have issues all over the field and playing the two big boys in consecutive weeks will only dampen spirits around town. Quarterback J.T. Barrett and the offense looked crisp, racking up over 500 total yards in the rout. With one defeat, Ohio State can't afford to slip up as it heads toward a November 26 showdown with No. 2 MI, the undefeated East Division leader. Instead, there was more bad news for the Terps, who were blown out by the No.

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Trump meets with Obama, discusses transfer of power

The two men, who have been harshly critical of each other for years, were meeting for the first time, Trump said . "We now are going to want to do everything we can to help you succeed because if you succeed the country succeeds", Obama said.

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Saturday Night Live Season 42, Episode 6 Live Stream

Wouldn't people have paid attention if Dave did one of these with Leslie Jones or the vastly-underutilized (at least so far this season) Bobby Moynihan, who is consistently excellent anytime you use him? Imagining what the meeting between Trump and President Obama might have been like, he said that Trump might now be anxious about how hard the job of President would be.

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John Kerry lands in Antarctica, highest United States official to visit

US Secretary of State John Kerry's latest comments on climate change have made clear the vast gulf between his administration's attitude and that of president-elect Donald Trump. He has been receiving briefings from scientists working to understand the effects of climate change on Antarctica . Despite the historic climate rescue pact reached in Paris previous year, Kerry told an audience of scientists and staff members working in Antarctica that "we haven´t won the battle yet".

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Mistrial: Ohio police shooting trial jury deadlocked

Tensing shot DuBose during a traffic stop in July 2015. Jurors appeared to struggle Friday, telling Shanahan around noon that they couldn't reach a decision on murder or voluntary manslaughter charges against Ray Tensing , who was sacked from his job after the shooting.

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No. 7 Wisconsin rolls to 48-3 win over Illinois

Dare Ogunbowale added 103 yards on seven carries for the Badgers (8-2, 5-2 Big Ten, No. 7 CFP), who rushed for a season-high 363 yards as a team. For Wisconsin (8-2, 5-2 Big Ten), which is 3-2 against teams ranked in the top 10, this homecoming blowout was a respite from the tightrope it has walked almost every week against a fierce schedule.

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Atlanta Lands $400M UPS Distribution Hub, 1250 Jobs

Construction in Atlanta is planned in an economically depressed part of Fulton County on a 341-acre industrial site. The Jacksonville facility will include the latest UPS sorting and processing technology with advanced automation to increase the building's response to customer needs.

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Police ID school bus driver and others killed in 2-bus crash

The Baltimore school bus driver who died along with five others when he crashed into a commuter bus lost a civil case stemming from another collision in 2008. The 32-year-old housekeeper at Spring Grove Hospital Center says she suffered a fractured jaw and her whole right side is sore. "It's been the toughest 48 hours of my life", he said.

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President Obama And Donald Trump Have Cordial Meeting At White House

If the Republican makes good on his campaign promises he will wipe away much of what Mr Obama has done in office, including his signature healthcare reforms and the landmark nuclear agreement with Iran. When asked whether he would seek the advice of Bill Clinton, Trump said "I would certainly think about that". The two men have been harshly critical of each other for years.

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Hillary wins New Hampshire hamlet

Members of the media far outnumbered the eight eligible voters in Dixville Notch , nestled in New Hampshire's Great North Woods about 30 kilometres from Canada. "The vicious, insane attacks, the double standards applied to her, they're like nothing we've ever seen before", Obama said, "and what makes it worse is most of the people saying this stuff, they don't really believe it!" In the end, Trump received more midnight votes than Clinton (32-25).

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Hillary Clinton and the USA presidency's still-intact glass ceiling

Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. "The peaceful transfer of power is one of the hallmarks of our democracy", he said. The victor will head to the White House on Thursday as president-elect for talks with Mr Obama, who will hand over power in January. House Speaker Paul Ryan, a reluctant Trump supporter, called the businessman earlier in the evening to congratulate him, according ...

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2 police sergeants shot, 1 killed, in New York City

The NYTimes says a suspect fled an apartment and when officers followed approached him several blocks later, he allegedly shot one in the face. "Sgt. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the New York Police Department sergeant's death, saying in a statement the sergeant had "made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty".

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Hillary Clinton still has a chance to win the presidency, petition claims

President-elect Donald Trump, his wife, and aides arrived this morning through the South Lawn entrance, as far away from the media as possible. And as if that weren't enough to digest, the White House website said First Lady Michelle Obama would also greet Melania Trump in the White House, but press would not be invited.

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Did FBI Director James Comey tip the race to Donald Trump?

Clinton broke the law in using private email servers while secretary of state. " According to a Washington Post report , "senior Federal Bureau of Investigation officials" knew about the new emails related to Secretary Clinton's email system 'at least two weeks before Director James B.

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Okla. St. facing challenge of Texas Tech's passing skills

The over is a flawless 6-0 in the Red Raiders' last six games as an underdog of 10.5 points or greater and is 10-2 in their last 12 games versus a team with a winning record. He also ran for a touchdown. The Red Raiders, looking to recover from a 45-37 loss to Texas last week, know they face a tough task against Oklahoma State , which it has not beaten since 2008.

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Obama, Trump meet at White House to begin transition of power

While this might sound like good news to some, a possible way out of a Trump presidency, the plan will only kick into effect if enough states decide to follow suit. A total of 29 states bind their electors to the results of their state's popular vote. Just 16 years ago, George W. Bush lost the popular vote but squeezed out an Electoral College victory.

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Senate Republican Trump Opponents Congratulate Him on Victory

Dems would be allowed to govern, Mitch McConnell & Co. said, but only when Senate Republicans agreed to go along. Although the Republicans lost two Senate seats and a few seats in the House, the majority in both chambers is unquestionably owned by the Party of Trump.

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John Kerry Says He'll Continue With Global Warming Efforts

Secretary of State John Kerry has logged more than 1.3 million miles during his tenure, and this week he set another traveling record. This trip makes Mr Kerry the highest-ranking American official to visit the continent. The accord seeks to limit rising temperatures that have been linked to increasing economic damage from desertification, extinctions of animals and plants, heat waves, floods and rising sea levels.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation says SC serial killer bought guns without a background check

Regina Tague, a Moore, S.C., resident, described her son's apparent motives - as she says he relayed to her after his arrest last week - during an interview to be broadcast in part during CBS 48 Hours on Saturday night. Their families were told simultaneously that the couple was killed, and they're grieving, he said. "She was banging very hard on the container", Spartanburg Sheriff Chuck Wright said.

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Protesters briefly block work yard at North Dakota pipeline

Energy Transfer Partners is at the center of a battle over new pipelines proposed across the U.S. Its 1,172-mile (1,886-kilometer) Dakota Access line has become a rallying point for the anti-fossil fuel movement and is facing opposition from Native Americans who say it'll damage culturally significant sites.

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Cole: Trump right, Electoral College a disaster for democracy

A new method of choosing a president would, among other things, determine the victor by the one receiving a majority of the popular vote. "His scapegoating of so many Americans, and his impulsivity, bullying, lying, admitted history of sexual assault, and utter lack of experience make him a danger to the Republic".

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Cincinnati judge declares mistrial in officer-involved shooting of unarmed man

Prosecutors told the jury that Tensing wasn't being pulled by the auto and didn't need to fire the single shot at Dubose's head. Tensing, the former University. The shooting was one of a number across the country that have raised attention to how police deal with African Americans. Body camera footage of the fatal interaction between DuBose and Tensing was released last summer.

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Two suspects in custody, active shooting in Crossgates Mall

Hundreds of people were evacuated. "We have not come across a victim yet", Lawlar said. Other local media have reported that customers and store workers who were unable to immediately escape hid in bathrooms and changing rooms. The suspect was described as a 6-foot-tall black man weighing 200 pounds and wearing a white shirt and black hooded sweatshirt. Crossgates Mall is the fourth-largest shopping mall in NY state.

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House speaker acknowledges Trump's "incredible" victory

On Wednesday morning, Hannity qualified his comments slightly, saying that "Assuming Trump wins, it's up to him and congress if Paul Ryan should be speaker". Pence said his running mate "embodies the spirit of America". "There are various different kinds of conservatives and different kinds of Republicans".

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As wildfire smoke streams across South, masks urged for some

As extreme drought conditions persist across Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee , wildfires are becoming more numerous. "It's really too bad because he's not a bad kid - he's just misguided.He likes to do Facebook videos and have people follow him on his 'weather forecast, ' so that's pretty much why he did what he did".

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Judge Rejects Trump's Bid to Exclude Campaign Controversy From Trump University Trial

The suit alleges that some students were duped into paying as much as $35,000 to learn real estate secrets, while Trump's lawyers have countered that many students gave the real estate program positive ratings and those who failed to succeed had only themselves to blame.

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A Vote for Mike Pence by. . .Mike Pence

A few people in Columbus say they think he will be the best to serve in the position from our state. Supporters came from across Northern Michigan to hear him speak. Trump's Vice President elect, Mike Pence has a history of being against same sex marriage and abortion. He spoke to a crowd of roughly 300 supporters at the Indianapolis International Airport.

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Jury hears closing arguments in hot-car death

He faces charges including malice murder after his 22-month-old son, Cooper , died in June 2014 in a parking lot outside Harris' workplace in metro Atlanta. Upon returning at about 12:45 that afternoon, Harris went to his vehicle and opened the door to put away some light bulbs he had bought during the lunch break.

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Hamas leader urges Trump to change US Palestine policy

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev stated, "Our country is ready to act as a mediator". If you do, there will be bloody demonstrations in the Arab world. Glick also invited Trump to "visit Israel and Judea and Samaria to see for himself, as he claimed, that settlement is the way to peace ", in reference to the West Bank.

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Child kicked out of house after voting for Trump

The mother made the boy hold a sign saying "My mom kicked me out the house because I voted for Donald Trump". The boy bawls uncontrollably as he's shown to the door with the suitcase and a handmade sign that says, "My mom kicked me out because I voted for Donald Trump".


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